Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities (DCDC) 2019 will focus on "Navigating the digital shift: practices and possibilities". Hosted by The National Archives, Research Libraries UK and Jisc, DCDC is a collaborative conference series that brings together colleagues from across the archive, library, museum and academic sectors to explore shared opportunities, collective challenges, and to discuss how each sector can work more effectively with one another.
The Commonwealth Association of Museums' 2020 Triennial International Conference, “Living Forward, Looking Back: Museum Practice for Postcolonial Futures”, will explore issues of difficult histories in post-colonial societies.
The American Alliance of Museums' Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo in 2020 will feature the theme "A Bridge to the Future" and will focus on museums' potential to ally with other sectors to address intractable social and economic problems.
The next Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference will be held in Bristol in 2021 and is aimed at those working with or interested in learning more about the arts/heritage/creativity and health/wellbeing.
Queering Memory: ALMS Conference Berlin 2019 is an international LGBTIQ+ conference that will explore the potentials of generating publicities for queer archives, libraries, museums, and special collections, with a special focus on the arts and artistic interventions.
The 2019 conference of We Are Museums will be held in Katowice, Poland, at the Museum Slaskie, focusing on “Next-Door Museums”: examining how local communities can breathe life into cultural spaces and how they, in turn, become a focal point for communities and individuals.
The annual Archiving conference by the Society for Imaging Science and Technology will bring together imaging scientists and those working in the cultural heritage community as well as in government, industry, and academia to discuss the most pressing issues related to the digital preservation, preservation, and access of 2D, 3D, and AV materials.
The CAS Annual Conference will be held on "Re-writing the Canon?" and will bring together scholars, curators, and museum professionals to consider significant recent initiatives in collecting, exhibitions and display, and the issues they raise.